CVSS 3.1 Score 4.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 11, 2024
Updated: Jan 16, 2024
CWE ID 732


CVE-2023-6506 is a vulnerability found in the WP 2FA – Two-factor authentication for WordPress plugin for WordPress. This vulnerability affects all versions up to and including 2.5.0. It is classified as an Insecure Direct Object Reference vulnerability because of missing validation on a user-controlled key in the send_backup_codes_email function. The vulnerability allows subscriber-level attackers to send arbitrary emails to users on the affected site. This vulnerability has a medium severity rating and a base score of 4.3 according to NIST's National Vulnerability Database (NVD). No analysis description is available at this time, and there is no mention of remediation steps in the provided information.

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